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The Old Hall
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89 reviews
The Old Hall
Heated Pool and Garden
Atmospheric Great Hall
Garden Room
Drawing Room
Yellow Sitting Room
Country Kitchen With Aga
Poolside Pavilion
Poolside Pavilion
Childrens Chill Out Room
Master Bedroom Suite Overlooking The Garden
En-Suite Bathroom / Dressing Room
Oak Bedroom - superking bed
Oak Bedroom En-suite
Crewel Bedroom - with dressing room and en-suite
17th Century Four Poster
Attic Dorm - Sleeps 4 Kids
View To Garden Terrace
The Garden - Yew Hedges and Topiary
Pop Up Glamping
Tennis Court
Perfect for Celebrations and Get Togethers
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Manor House -
8 Bedrooms, 7 Bathrooms, Sleeps 18
Saxlingham Nethergate, Norfolk, East Anglia, England

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GVBurkitt
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Very highly recommended”
Reviewed August 11, 2016 for a stay in May 2016
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A group of 20 of us stayed at the Old Hall in May 2016. It was a truly splendid setting. The house and grounds are absolutely jaw-dropping. I believe it's the most impressive property I've ever been to; let alone stayed in. If you go in a decent-sized group it's also very reasonably priced. We also managed to catch the Saxlingham Nethergate Ale Festival, which was a great laugh and a fun way to meet the rest of the village!

Date of stay: May 2016
Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 20, 2016 for a stay in April 2016
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person found this review helpful

Date of stay: April 2016
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Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Large groups
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Claire_he...
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Most amazing break!”
Reviewed April 18, 2016 for a stay in March 2016
1
person found this review helpful

We went to the Old Hall for an extended Easter weekend and had the most wonderful stay. It was the first time that 15 of us (8 adults, 7 children) went away together and the house truly made for an unforgettable experience. Everything was even better than on the website. The attention to detail throughout the house and grounds made for an amazing time enjoyed by all of us. The Old Hall is really a most beautifully appointed property catering for all age groups. We felt so at home that we did not leave the house for five days! There was plenty to keep us all entertained and relaxed, with enough space to keep the grown ups and the kids happy. The swimming pool was not open as we were there in March, but we all hope that we will have the opportunity to return some other time when we can enjoy that too! A truly unforgettable break!

Date of stay: March 2016
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Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Large groups
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  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Reviewed April 11, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Date of stay: April 2016
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Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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S33sls
Thetford, United Kingdom
1 review
“Fabulous country retreat.”
Reviewed April 10, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Wow! What a fab place to relax with family and friends. Stayed for 3 days to celebrate my dads 70 th birthday. The house is gorgeous and every room has its own magic. Although there was loads of room to lose each other it still had a great homily feel. Had a great morning learning archery followed by the best fish and chips I've ever tasted. We had Somerly cater for my dads birthday meal which was totally delicious, followed by a lovely birthday cake. Janine and her team have thought of everything and are really helpful with anything you may need. All I can say is we have made some unforgettable memories at an amazing venue, thank u so much!

Date of stay: April 2016
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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Annabel S
Greater London, United Kingdom
1 review
“Crowd pleaser!”
Reviewed February 22, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

We held our farewell party/wedding reception at the the Old Hall. Prior to arriving at the property I was quite anxious over what to expect – I'd never booked a holiday rental before, and definitely nothing quite so fancy. I was expecting a shoes-off as soon as we enter the door, wood fires out of action unless with housekeeping supervision and generally a feeling that I shouldn't touch anything in case I broke it and lost our good housekeeping deposit! But it was nothing like that.

Tanya, the housekeeper, was great and instantly put me at ease showing us around the place as well as where to find things (even adding, 'if it's unlocked, have a look!'. We were having quite a lot of family over and a table extension and table cloths were provided, along with a temporary put up bed and cot for my siblings children (which was must appreciated!) In general Janine was very flexible and made our weekend the best it possibly could have been.

Tips: (and this is probably due to my ignorance) but if it's an 'event' you're celebrating, an extra fee is required and the good housekeeping deposit is doubled. Also, the wireless is great, but the phone signal is not – great for whatsapp, less great for calls. Thankfully you are able to make local calls from the landline!

Date of stay: February 2016
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
Feb 23, 2016
I'm so glad that we were able to be part of your special day. Just to clarify we only charge an additional event fee for wedding related events and larger gatherings. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review ....
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519Phoebe
Norwich, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Fantastic”
Reviewed January 31, 2016 for a stay in January 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Went to the old hall for a 50th Birthday celebration. What a fantastic place, lovely lounge areas, open fires and bathrooms galore. Unlike many large houses the atmosphere inside is homely and warm. Set in lovely grounds and a lovely village I would recommend to anyone wanting a getaway for a large group of family or friends. Great value too. Fantastic!

Date of stay: January 2016
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